CGTech announces Super-User contest

As part of its 20th anniversary celebration, CGTech will give reward its customers' most innovative NC applications.

As part of its ongoing twentieth anniversary celebration, CGTech (Irvine, Calif.) has chosen the annual VERICUT Users' Exchange (VUE) event in Irvine, Calif., to announce a new VERICUT contest. Participants will have a chance to win their choice of an iPod or 3Dconnexion 3D mouse. CGTech will also include a video of the winners VERICUT simulation to load on their iPod.

"Over the past 20 years our customers have shown amazing ingenuity in their use of VERICUT,"said CGTech's President Jon Prun. "This contest will give credit to those innovative NC programmers, while providing an opportunity to demonstrate the exceptional technical capabilities of their company.”

To enter the contest, participants can visit Submissions must be received before June 21, 2008 to qualify for an award. The VERICUT Users' Exchange in Irvine is the first of 17 VUEs scheduled thus far in 2008 with additional events to be scheduled soon. A complete list of scheduled events can be found on the CGTech website.

CGTech specializes in numerical control (NC/CNC) simulation, verification, optimization and analysis software technology for manufacturing. Since 1988 CGTech's trademarked product, VERICUT software, has become the industry standard for simulating CNC machining in order to detect errors, potential collisions or areas of inefficiency.